Martyrs of Damascus

Memorial

Profile

A group of Franciscans and laymen ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam. They refused and were hacked to pieces.

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to this Cause, contact
       Fra Giovangiuseppe Califano, OFM
       Saint Saviour’s Monastery
       Saint Francis Street, 1
       P.O. Box 186
       91001 Jerusalem, ISRAEL

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Damascus“. Saints.SQPN.com. 3 August 2013. Web. 1 August 2014. <>